Spanish engineering company Abengoa along with its partner SEPCOIII, engineering and construction company, has been selected to build the Jubail 3A reverse osmosis desalination plant in Saudi Arabia.
A consortium of Saudi Arabia-based ACWA Power, Gulf Investment Corporation and Alternative Energy Projects Co. (AEPC) has secured financing for the 500MW Ibri II solar photovoltaic (PV) independent power project (IPP) in Oman.
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has awarded a contract to an undisclosed company for AED450m ($122.5m) upgrade work at the Falcon Junction.
L&T Construction said that its Water & Effluent Treatment Business has secured a design and execution contract for Phase II of Al Dhakhlia Water Transmission System, a water infrastructure project in Oman.
An affiliate of the US-based hospitality firm Hyatt Hotels has signed a management agreement with Umm Alqura to develop and build a Grand Hyatt branded hotel in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
Oman’s Ministry of Transport has unveiled its plans to build the new Muscat Airport City as part of the National Aviation Strategy 2030.
Abu Dhabi-based master developer Modon Properties has awarded three contracts worth AED2.374bn ($646.2m) to deliver infrastructure works for the second and fifth phases of Riyadh City South project in the UAE.
McDermott has broken ground on Saudi Aramco’s new fabrication facility within the King Salman International Complex for Maritime Industries and Services in Ras Al-Khair, Saudi Arabia.
Air Products Qudra has broken ground on fully-integrated industrial gases hub project in the Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia.
BESIX Group has been selected by the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai for the construction of two flyover bridges, a one-lane ramp and a two-lane tunnel in Shindagha district near Port Rashid.
Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has awarded two engineering and construction contracts, worth $1.65bn, for the Dalma Gas Development Project located about 190km northwest of Abu Dhabi, UAE.
A consortium led by UAE-based Metito Group has commenced construction on Independent Sewage Treatment Plant Project (ISTP) in Dammam West, Saudi Arabia.
BAM International, the operating name for construction company Royal BAM Group outside of Europe, has been selected by Abu Dhabi Ports, the master developer of ports and industrial zones in Abu Dhabi, to build new cruise jetty at Sir Bani Yas Cruise Beach.
A joint venture of India’s Larsen & Toubro (L&T) and Power China International has secured a contract, worth AED1.87bn ($509.1m), from Etihad Rail Company to construct freight facilities for the railway network.
UAE-based private developer Azizi Developments has completed the Samia, its residential and commercial development in Al Furjan, Dubai.
Admares, a Finland-based modular construction firm, has been selected by Qetaifan Projects, the host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, to build 16 floating hotels to serve tourists and fans during the World Cup in Qatar.
Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) has launched Phase I of Aden International Airport expansion project in Yemen.